The Musketeer Experiment I at Høvsøre December 2007

The Musketeer Experiment II at Høvsøre December 2008

The Tjæreborg Experiment 2009

Conducted WindScanner.dk based Field Measurement Campaigns:



MARINET EU Infrastructure Support: Nenuphar offshore VAWT; Fos-sur-Mer Marseilles 2015

IEA Task 27 Lee Belt and Small House wakes 2015


3D Inflow induction zone measurements around a V27 test turbine located at DTU Risø Campus. Work in collaboration with Colorado University and National Renewable Energy laboratory; Colorado USA. (Simley et al., n.d.).

Assessment of wind conditions at a fjord inlet by complementary use of sonic anemometers and lidars, Norway May 2015(Jakobsen, Cheynet, Snæbjörnsson, Mikkelsen, Sjöholm, Angelou, et al., 2015; Jakobsen, Cheynet, Snæbjörnsson, Mikkelsen, Sjöholm, Hansen, et al., 2015).

Long-range WindScanner Kassel Campaign w/ six synchronized long-range scanners. June-August 2014 Röderseberg Kassel 2014: Long-range WindScanner Field Test

3D inflow and wake measurements on the NKT 550 Nordtank test turbine @ Risø Campus July- October 2014.(UniTTE).

SpinnerLidar installed and test operated at NREL CAT3 Turbine for lidar assisted feed-forward Control (INNWIND.EU).



Simultaneous Spinner Lidar inflow forward & WindScanner R2D1 backward Wake measurements from WT NKT 550 Nordtank;Marchefaux et al. 2015 (Machefaux et al., 2015)

Short-range 100 Hz WindScanner.dk measurements vs. 3D sonic at 90 m height (Dooren & Kraft, 2014).

Scaled Wind Farm @ ECN 3D short range inflow/wake

3xHAWSARH Helicopter downwash measurements: 1) Norway; 2) UK and 3) France. (Sjøholm et al., 2013)(Sjöholm et al., 2014)

2X Long-range WindScanner PPI scanning at 6 km range @ Høvsøre 2013

Lidar Turbulence: 3D Sonic vs. 3D Lidar @ Risø campus test site (Dooren & Kraft, 2014).


References to the Experiments:


Dooren, M., & Kraft, M. (2014). Analysis of a 100 Hz time series of wind speed measured by three short range cw-LiDAR WindScanners.


Jakobsen, J. B., Cheynet, E., Snæbjörnsson, J., Mikkelsen, T., Sjöholm, M., Angelou, N., … Reuder, J. (2015). Assessment of wind conditions at a fjord inlet by complementary use of sonic anemometers and lidars. In 12th Deep Sea Offshore Wind R&D Conference, EERA DeepWind’2015 (Vol. 00). www.elsevier.com/locate/procedia.


Jakobsen, J. B., Cheynet, E., Snæbjörnsson, J., Mikkelsen, T., Sjöholm, M., Hansen, P., … Reuder, J. (2015). Application of lidars for assessment of wind conditions on a bridge site. In ICWE14 June 21 - 26 2015 (pp. 20–23). Porto Alegre - Brazil.


Machefaux, E., Larsen, G., Troldborg, N., Hansen, K., Angelou, N., Mikkelsen, T., & Mann, J. (2015). Investigation of wake interaction • Provide high resolution measurements of wake interaction. To Appear in: Wind Energy, (In Press).

Simley, E., Angelou, N., Mikkelsen, T., Sj, M., Mann, J., & Pao, L. Y. (n.d.). Characterization of wind velocities in the upstream induction zone of a wind turbine using scanning continuous-wave lidars. Submitted to: Journal of Sustainable and Renewable Energy (AIP JRSE), 2015.

Sjöholm, M., Angelou, N., Hansen, P., Hansen, K. H., Mikkelsen, T., Haga, S., … Starsmore, N. (2014). Two-dimensional rotorcraft downwash flow field measurements by lidar-based windscanners with agile beam steering. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 31(4), 939 – 937. doi:10.1175/JTECH-D-13-00010.1

Sjøholm, M., Pedersen, A. T., Angelou, N., Foroughi Abari, F., Mikkelsen, T., Harris, M., … Kapp, S. (2013). Full two-dimensional rotor plane inflow measurements by a spinner-integrated wind lidar. In EWEA 2013. Retrieved from http://www.ewea.org/annual2013/




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